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Cabinet composition is PM’s prerogative, says lawyer

DAP youth and others must realise Pakatan Harapan won power largely due to the support of voters who are not card-carrying members of political parties, says lawyer Muhammad Rafique Rashid Ali .

PH wants RoS to relook registration bid

Pakatan Harapan's earlier bid to register as a coalition was stymied after the RoS cited problems with DAP and PPBM.

Will more Indians be elected to Parliament this time?

Denison Jayasooria of UKM says BN is sure to retain three parliamentary seats while the opposition will retain seven, with the others uncertain.

PPBM to contest 10 parliamentary, 18 state seats in Johor

The full list of candidates, which includes four women, two youth and seven former Umno veterans, will be announced on April 19.

PRM to contest 4 parliamentary, 18 state seats in Penang

Most of the seats are on the mainland, PRM president Ariffin Salimon announced today.

PAS to contest 19 parliamentary, 40 state seats in Johor

This is more than the eight parliamentary and 31 state seats it contested in GE13.

Sabah lawyers say nothing wrong going to polls with 60 state...

Sabah Law Society president Brenndon Keith Soh says the exclusion of the 13 new seats will not invalidate the state election for the existing 60 seats during GE14.

Expect electoral roll within a week, says EC chairman

If not out within a week, the electoral roll should be available at latest on nomination day.

GE14: Seat negotiations almost done, says Mat Sabu

Amanah president says aside from Sabah, parliamentary seat negotiations have concluded, and as for state seats, only Selangor remains at a 'final tuning' stage.

GE14: PRM set to be third force in Penang

The socialist party is targetting to contest 30 state seats, as it attempts to make a comeback after a long political hiatus, and calls on Penangites to support them.

Mahfuz on why he chose to leave PAS

He says PAS is out of touch with burden people have to carry.

Mahathir may stand in Langkawi or Putrajaya, says PPBM veep

PPBM vice-president Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman says there is a high chance of the PPBM chairman contesting in GE 14 as he is the ‘torch bearer’ for the opposition.

GE14: Amanah big guns Sabu, Khalid and Hanipa likely to be...

Mohamad Sabu, Khalid Samad and Hanipa Maidin are among the names proposed by Selangor Amanah in what are likely to be three-cornered fights in the state.

PH says parliamentary seat negotiations almost complete

PH chief secretary Saifuddin Abdullah says the coalition is now moving into the second stage of negotiations, focusing on state seats.

GE14: PAS to contest 17 parliamentary, 40 state seats in Johor

Johor PAS commissioner Abdullah Husin says the party has identified the seats but will not reveal them yet.

Nik Abduh confident PAS can win 40 parliamentary seats in GE14

Saying PAS could also win five states, the PAS Youth chief adds that if the party comes to power it will push for more shariah enactments.

Sarawak BN may win all 31 parliamentary seats in GE14, says...

Parti Rakyat Sarawak deputy president Joseph Entulu Belaun says a big win will give Sarawak the needed strength to negotiate for the devolution of powers from the federal government to the state government.

Zahid: BN looking to win back ‘6 Felda parliamentary seats’

Deputy Prime Minister says BN needs a more systematic strategy to win over voters in Felda schemes.

EC seeks to change names of 12 parliamentary seats

The bulk of the seats with proposed name changes are in Opposition-held Selangor.

EC to propose no additional seats in peninsula

However, certain parliamentary and state constituencies will undergo name changes and amendments, it says.

Archived: Of survey hogwash and FAM flops

Surveys and popularity polls should be viewed with a big pinch of salt.

Archived: News to me I will be dropped for Julau, says...

The Julau MP says only his name has been submitted to the prime minister for his consideration to defend the parliamentary seat.

Archived: No Pakatan accord on Sarawak parliamentary seats

The disagreement between DAP and PKR was the main snag in the allocation of parliamentary seats for the coming general election.

Archived: Can Rosmah ‘pillow-talk’ Najib to ‘save’ Taib?

Pandering to Rosmah Mansor's vanity, Sarawak Chief Minister Taib Mahmud is hoping, she will 'call' for joint polls.